The Schedule of
The 3rd General Assembly will be held at Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam from Nov 8, 2017 till Nov 12, 2017.
Thanks to the Vietnam National University of Social Sciences and Humanities at Ho Chi Minh City (USSH-VNU-HCMC),
most of events and programs of General Assembly will be done in the facilities provided by USSH-VNU-HCMC.
The 3rd General Assembly consists of 3 parts – ceremonies & administratives, academic and cultural activities.
This year’s theme of the General Assembly is “Beauty of Diversity in Harmony along the Silk-road.”
November 8 (Wed.)
Arrival of all participants at Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
Welcoming Reception and Dinner
November 9 (Thu.)
Opening Ceremony and Exhibition of Selected Photos of PHOCOS 2017
Art and Cultural Performance
Entrance of National Flags and Flags of Participating Universities
Keynote Speeches and Congratulatory Remarks
Workshop for Heads of Participating Universities (UPSUN)
Workshop for Representative Students of Participating Universities (USSUN)
Dinner and Participation in the Ho Chi Minh City
– Gyeongju Cultural Expo 2017 upon Invitation by Dr. Kwanyong Kim, Governor of Gyeongsangbukdo Province in Korea
November 10 (Fri.)
Morning and Afternoon:
Annual Conference and General Assembly of IASS (International Association for Silk-road Studies)
which is an Academic Body of SUN + Silk Road Cultural Festival for Students
Conference at the 1st campus (UPSUN, IASS)
Cultural festival at the 2nd campus (USSUN)
Ceremonies of PHOCOS and WRICOS and dinner
November 11 (Sat.)
Culture tour (Ho Chi Minh museum, Reunification Palace, Thien Hau Pagoda, History museum, War memorial)
Award Ceremony of PHOCOS and WRICOS<